The Naples Daily News featured M. B. Weston in its Spotlight on Education section.
Read, read, read
Real-life author speaks to children, telling them good grammar is important but reading a variety of subjects helps make ‘dreams come true’
By: Katherine Lewis
Blake Holloway, 11, likes to read. If asked to make a recommendation, he would suggest the book “Cryptid Hunters.”
“It had a lot of action and mystery and I liked that,” he said.
But as much as Blake likes reading, he never expected to meet a real-life author. Click to view rest of article.
About M. B. Weston
M. B. Weston is an award-winning fantasy, pulp, young adult, steampunk, and paranormal author. Her attention to procedure and detail gives her works an authentic gritty, military feel that takes an adventure tale to the level of a true page-turner.
Weston’s writing attracts both fantasy and non-fantasy readers, and her audience ranges from upper-elementary students to adults. A gifted orator, Weston has been invited as a guest speaker to numerous writing and science fiction/fantasy panels at conventions across the US, including DragonCon, BabelCon, NecronomiCon, and Alabama Phoenix Festival. She has served on panels with such authors as Sherrilyn Kenyon, J. F. Lewis, Todd McCaffrey, and Jonathan Maberry. Weston has spoken to thousands of students and adults about the craft of writing and has been invited as the keynote speaker at youth camps and at several schools throughout the US.